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Charles Chaplin"s City lights, its production and dialectical structure

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English


  • Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977.,
  • City lights (Motion picture)

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Edition Notes

StatementGerard Molyneaux.
SeriesDissertations on film
LC ClassificationsPN1997.C5153 M64 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination383 p. ;
Number of Pages383
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3785884M
ISBN 100824051068
LC Control Number81048348

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